Asad Gate car explosion leaves two burnt
Published : Friday, 2 December, 2022 at 11:25 AM Count : 433
Two people were burnt in an explosion in a private car at Asad Gate in the capital on Thursday night.
The injured were car owner Rubel Dutt, 45, and driver Ujjal Kumar, 35.
They were admitted to Sheikh Hasina National Institute of Burn and Plastic Surgery.
It was known that Rubel was returning home by his private car from his office of Uttara area at night. On the way, a gas cylinder exploded in the car at Asad Gate, leaving the duo burnt.
Locals rescued them and took to Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College and Hospital.
Later, they were referred to the burn institute.
The on-duty doctors of the burn institute said that 60 percent of Rubel Dutt's body and 40 percent of Ujjwal's body were burnt. The condition of both of them is critical.